The Keeper

The Unguarded Story of Tim Howard Young Readers' Edition
Author(s): Tim Howard
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Dec 09, 2014
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (5.02 hours)
Product Number: Z100087311
Released: Dec 09, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780062392251
Narrator/s: William Harper
Publisher: HarperCollins
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The uplifting memoir of U.S. national soccer team goalkeeper Tim Howard, adapted for young readers. In this heartwarming and candid account, Tim Howard opens up about how a hyperactive kid from New Jersey with Tourette Syndrome defied the odds to become one of the world's premier goalkeepers. Tim shares his remarkable journey in an accessible way that will speak to soccer fans, kids struggling with issues that make them feel "different," and any young person looking for a compelling autobiography to read for a report or just for fun. After a successful seventeen-year professional soccer career, Tim became an overnight star during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. His heroic performance in the game for the United States against Belgium, in which he saved an astonishing fifteen shotsA??the most for any goalkeeper in a World Cup gameA??made him a household name as well as a trending internet meme. In the course of 120 minutes, Tim went from a player known mainly by soccer fans to an American icon, loved by millions for his dependability, daring, and humility.

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Author(s): Tim Howard
Product Number EB00550916
Released: Dec 09, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: #9780062387561

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